Annual Meeting

47th Annual Meeting of the Alaska Anthropological Association

February 26-29, 2020

Fairbanks, AK



National Park Service


Westmark Alaska/Yukon Hotel and Conference Center

813 Noble Street
Fairbanks, AK 99701

Please book your room online at or by calling 800-544-0970, and use the group code AKAN2020 for a discounted rate!

Share your work

2019 Photograph Requests

Show us what you’ve been working on this year! For the upcoming Annual Alaska Anthropological Association meeting, we are calling for field, laboratory, and other interesting photos of your work for a slideshow that will play in the background during the Opening Reception on the evening of February 26, 2020. Please send the photographs as a .jpeg and a brief caption to at your earliest convenience. Deadline for submissions is February 21, 2020.

Anthropology of Alaska, Two Minutes at a Time

Back by popular demand, Anthropology of Alaska, Two Minutes at a Time will be happening at this year’s opening reception on Wednesday, February 26! Share a project highlight, an amusing anecdote, or an interesting discovery related to your work in Alaska, all told beer in hand. Presentations must be under 2 minutes in length and contain 3 or fewer powerpoint slides. For more information or to sign up, contact







Please note: We will have a quiet, private room reserved for all four days of the conference to accommodate nursing mothers and babies.